Another champion will be crowned today in Europe's biggest poker arena at the King's Casino and Resort in Rozvadov as Event #6: €25,500 Short Deck High Roller No-Limit Hold'em will come to a conclusion. Out of a big field of 111 entries, only seven players remain to battle for the lion's share of the €2,636,250 prize pool and the coveted gold bracelet that comes with it.
High Roller regular Orpen Kisacikoglu snatched the lead in the final levels of the night and bagged up 22,925,000, but hot on his heels are three other players just a few antes behind in Netanel Amedi (22,300,000), Besim Hot (21,600,000) and Siamak Tooran (20,925,000).
Furthermore, Jonathan Depa (12,925,000), Thai Ha (6,275,000) and Dusk Till Dawn's Rob Yong (3,700,000) all made the cut for the final day and will need to spin up their shorter stacks. Ha finished second in Event #8 $10,000 Short Deck No Limit Hold'em earlier this year in Las Vegas.
There are 17 minutes left in level 20, which features an ante of 150,000 and a button double ante of 300,000.
Seat Assignments for the Final Day
|1||Jonathan Depa||United States||12,925,000||86|
|5||Rob Yong||United Kingdom||3,700,000||25|
|6||Thai Ha||United States||6,275,000||42|
Victory in the second-ever WSOP Short Deck bracelet event comes with a payday of €740,992 and the seven finalists are guaranteed €88,128 for their efforts so far. The action will be streamed on a delay of one hour on PokerGo and the PokerNews team updates will be published according to the live stream until a champion has been crowned.
|Place||Prize (in EUR)||Prize (in USD)|